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USA Garrett Stafford

#3 Ässät / Liiga - 14/15
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# Player GP G A TP
1. Sam Harris 3 5 1 6
2. Maddox Fleming 3 1 5 6
3. Nicholas Moldenhauer 4 3 2 5
4. Jack Harvey 4 3 2 5
5. Mason Marcellus 3 2 3 5
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
42
Height
6'0" / 184 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
185 lbs / 84 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time AHL All-Rookie Team 1
1-time AHL Second All-Star Team 1
2-time NCAA (Hockey East) Champion 2
1-time USHL Clark Cup Champion 1

Stafford is a puck-moving, two-way defenseman. He owns great vision from the backend and the ability to make plays. His good right-handed shot can be an asset on the powerplay.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Des Moines Buccaneers USHL 37 1 10 11 40 - | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0 -
1997-98 Des Moines Buccaneers “A” USHL 53 6 17 23 89 - | Playoffs 12 1 3 4 42 -
1998-99 Des Moines Buccaneers “C” USHL 56 8 33 41 54 - | Playoffs 13 2 2 4 18 -
1999-00 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 38 3 9 12 28 1 |
2000-01 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 37 5 21 26 44 12 |
2001-02 Univ. of New Hampshire “A” NCAA 36 5 22 27 42 23 |
2002-03 Univ. of New Hampshire “A” NCAA 23 1 15 16 24 - |
2003-04 Cleveland Barons AHL 73 12 34 46 71 4 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0 -2
2004-05 Cleveland Barons AHL 68 6 18 24 55 -7 |
2005-06 Cleveland Barons AHL 80 11 28 39 86 -20 |
2006-07 Worcester Sharks AHL 77 11 30 41 58 3 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 2 -2
2007-08 Detroit Red Wings NHL 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
Grand Rapids Griffins “C” AHL 69 11 33 44 36 -4 |
2008-09 Dallas Stars NHL 3 0 2 2 0 0 |
Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 70 11 34 45 50 3 | Playoffs 10 0 5 5 4 -1
2009-10 Texas Stars AHL 60 7 25 32 22 16 | Playoffs 21 4 6 10 10 -8
2010-11 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
San Antonio Rampage AHL 65 14 32 46 74 -11 |
2011-12 Portland Pirates AHL 6 1 3 4 6 -3 |
Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 42 8 16 24 14 -5 |
2012-13 Hershey Bears AHL 48 1 20 21 36 -5 |
Oklahoma City Barons AHL 8 0 2 2 0 1 | Playoffs 17 2 2 4 10 3
2013-14 Färjestad BK SHL 12 2 1 3 6 0 |
Genève-Servette HC NLA 8 0 1 1 0 1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
2014-15 Ässät Liiga 36 2 10 12 75 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1992-93 California Jr. Kings QC Int PW - - - - - - |
2013-14 Färjestad BK ET 7 1 2 3 6 - |
Genève-Servette HC Spengler Cup 4 0 3 3 0 3 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 10 666 93 275 368 0.55 508 -28 | 5 60 6 16 22 0.37 26 -10
ET 1 7 1 2 3 0.43 6 - | 0
Liiga 1 36 2 10 12 0.33 75 0 | 0
NCAA 4 134 14 67 81 0.60 138 36 | 0
NHL 3 7 0 2 2 0.29 0 0 | 0
NLA (NL) 1 8 0 1 1 0.13 0 1 | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
QC Int PW 1 - - - - - - - | 0
SHL 1 12 2 1 3 0.25 6 0 | 0
Spengler Cup 1 4 0 3 3 0.75 0 3 | 0
USHL 3 146 15 60 75 0.51 183 - | 3 30 3 5 8 0.27 60 -
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Josh Prudden (F) 1999-2007 7 Cleveland Barons, Univ. of New Hampshire, Worcester Sharks
Craig Valette (F) 2003-2007 4 Cleveland Barons, Worcester Sharks
Kevin Truelson (D) 1999-2003 4 Univ. of New Hampshire
Grant Stevenson (F) 2003-2007 4 Cleveland Barons, Worcester Sharks

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/03/2014
06/03/2014 Confirmed Genève-Servette HC Ässät
12/23/2013
12/23/2013 Confirmed Färjestad BK Genève-Servette HC
06/12/2013
06/12/2013 Confirmed Oklahoma City Barons Färjestad BK
04/02/2013
04/02/2013 Confirmed Washington Capitals Edmonton Oilers
07/02/2012
07/02/2012 Confirmed Montréal Canadiens Washington Capitals
10/23/2011
10/23/2011 Confirmed Phoenix Coyotes Montréal Canadiens
07/03/2010
07/03/2010 Confirmed Dallas Stars Phoenix Coyotes
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Career transactions
- 2013-12-13 • Signed by Genève-Servette
- 2013-06-12 • Signed to a two-year contract by Färjestad
- 2013-04-02 • Traded to the Edmonton Oilers for Dane Byers
- 2012-07-02 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Washington Capitals
- 2011-10-23 • Traded to the Montreal Canadiens with Petteri Nokelainen for Brock Trotter & a 2012 7th round pick (Marek Langhamer)
- 2010-07-03 • Signed to a two-year contract by the Phoenix Coyotes
- 2008-07-03 • Signed to a two-year contract by the Dallas Stars
- 2007-07-16 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Detroit Red Wings
- 2006-07-15 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the San Jose Sharks
- 2005-08-15 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the San Jose Sharks
- 2003-12-09 • Signed to a two-year entry-level contract by the San Jose Sharks

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